Japan’s New Seawalls Already Under Threat From Extreme Tsunamis

Human beings are no match against Mother Nature when she decides to vent her wrath as in Hurricane Katrina in August of 2005 or the tsunami that struck Japan in March of 2011. The only “defense” against these events is to get out of their way by leaving the area or seeking higher ground to evade floodwaters.

Fall Of Thomas Cook Creates 'Tsunami' Of Losses For Tourist Resorts

The Mediterranean's leading tourist hotspots were bracing Tuesday for a "tsunami" of losses, which could amount to hundreds of millions of euros, following the devastating collapse of British tour operator Thomas Cook.Beyond the urgent need to repatriate hundreds of thousands of tourists, industry professionals were agonising over the huge sum in unpaid bills.The British package holiday giant had established a practice of paying a hotel's bills only 90 days after the departure of the guest, raising the question of the huge sums racked up over the busy summer period, several hotel sources said.

What Caused The Indonesian Tsunami?

The Indonesian tsunami, prompted by the eruption of the Anak Krakatoa volcano, killed almost 300 people, and left thousands more injured and displaced.

Baba Vanga’s Predictions For 2019

Baba Vanga, born Vangelia Gushterova, was a the blind prophet who left behind hundreds of predictions spanning decades that keep on surfacing more than 20 years after her death.



How Do Earthquakes Happen?

Earthquakes can shake the planet’s surface when one tectonic plate is squeezed underneath another and can be linked to either volcanic eruptions or tsunamis.